Heshima Kenya

Heshima Kenya is a 501(c)(3) US nonprofit and registered Kenyan charity based in Nairobi, Kenya. Heshima is the Swahili word for "respect" and we specialize in identifying and protecting separated and orphaned refugee children and youth living in Nairobi. Our innovative shelter, education and community outreach services enable and empower unaccompanied refugee children, especially adolescent girls, to live healthy lives.

Chantal and her friends

Chantal and her friends
Photo from Progress Report 'Chantal's Journey' (view small | med | large | orig)

Chantal working at the Maisha Collective

Chantal working at the Maisha Collective
Photo from Progress Report 'Chantal's Journey' (view small | med | large | orig)

Chantal smiling for a photo

Chantal smiling for a photo
Photo from Progress Report 'Chantal's Transformation' (view small | med | large | orig)

Claire at GEP class with classmates

Claire at GEP class with classmates
Photo from Progress Report 'Spring Clothing Donation Drive is here!' (view small | med | large | orig)

The Safe House: An Enclave of Peace and Hope

The Safe House: An Enclave of Peace and Hope
Photo from Progress Report 'A Home and New Hope' (view small | med | large | orig)
 
   

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